Winter illuminations 2018

Across the South West for Christmas 2018 we lit up the places we care for. Did you go and see somewhere in a whole new light?

Christmas illuminations at Dunster Castle, Somerset

Dunster by Candlelight - the Castle

Kick off the festive season at Dunster by Candlelight.

Two people stand in the porch of Saltram house infront of a big christmas tree

Enchanted Christmas at Saltram 

Brighten up dark winter nights with a stroll around the enchanted illuminated gardens at Saltram near Plymouth, and see the house magically decorated throughout with a fairy tale twist.

The illuminated garden at Kingston Lacy Christmas 2018

See the garden at Kingston Lacy in a new light this Christmas

The enchanting Kingston Lacy light trail is back with some new and interactive elements. Why not make a visit to the illuminations one of your Christmas traditions?

Christmas illuminations at Corfe Castle, Dorset

Winter Lights

Experience a castle made magical after dark with lighting both traditional and contemporary while the Lord of Misrule makes mischief.

The house at Coleton Fishacre lit for Christmas at Coleton Aglow

Coleton Aglow

The garden at Coleton Fishacre will be aglow this Christmas. On selected days in December, you can see the exotic and dramatic garden filled with festive light, and explore the house decorated for a 1920s Christmas party at Coleton Aglow.

Illuminated trail through the garden at Trelissick

Festive magic at Trelissick

There’s a magical feeling at Trelissick this year. Illuminations light the way through the garden to the festively decorated house. Keep an eye out for the reindeer swooping in too.

The Watermill illuminated

Dunster by Candlelight at the Watermill

Milling by candlelight

Winter illuminations at Knightshayes Court

Be sure to see Knightshayes' illuminated winter wonderland this Christmas

The illuminations are back again this year, and they're set to look more magical than ever. Find out when you can see this beautiful display.